Father Marquette Memorial

Phone: 906-643-8620


Open Seasonally

Straits State Park is located on Church Street, in the City of St. Ignace, south of US-2. Within the park is a picnic area and an observation platform overlooking the Mackinac Bridge and the Straits of Mackinac.

Highlights

Picknic Area
Observation Platform
Panoramic Views of Mackinac Bridge
National Memorial
Interpretative Trail

Hours

Open Daily 8am - 10pm
April 1 to November 30

The Father Marquette Memorial is located in the Straits State Park. It tells the story of Father Jacques Marquete and the meeting of French and Native American cultures in the 17th-century deep in the North American interior. Please allow about one hour to visit the national memorial, the interpretative trail and panoramic views of the Mackinac Bridge.

Address: 720 Church St.
St. Ignace, MI 49781
GPS: 45.857093, -84.719854

Phone: 906-643-8620

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